Pallikal assures India a medal in squashAugust 24, 2018 15:55
India's badminton medal hope in the men's category, Kidambi Srikanth has been dumped out of the Asian Games in the first round by Hong Kong's Wong Wing.
Srikanth lost 21-23, 19-21 in a match that looked close but Srikanth was nowhere near his sublime best we have been used to seeing.
Meanwhile, Dipika Pallikal Karthik has assured India of another medal after after moving into the women's squash semi-final with an easy 3-0 win over Misaki Kobayashi of Japan.
In news from the gymnastics arena, India's medal hope, Dipa Karmakar finishes 5th in the balance beam final event. She records 12.500 points.